Fort Dodge strengthens poultry vaccine line

03-01-2008 | |

Fort Dodge Animal Health, which is a division of Wyeth has announced that it has acquired three new poultry vaccines.

The vaccines are: F Vax-MG in the US, Avimune IB98 in the US and Cholervac-PM-1 in the US and Canada – from Schering-Plough Animal Health Corp. and Intervet Inc.

F Vax-MG is a live Mycoplasma gallisepticum vaccine for the prevention of MG infection in commercial pullets.

Avimune IB98 is a live infectious bronchitis, Georgia type vaccine, which is administered to chickens at one-day old to protect against infectious bronchitis (Georgia type).

Finally, Cholervac-PM-1 is a live Pasterurella multocida vaccine to prevent against fowl cholera in breeder replacement chickens between 10 and 12 weeks of age.

The products are already available on the market.

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